Broadcasting company adds radio stations to lineup

A company that operates a group of radio stations in Grand Junction has added two more stations to its already diverse lineup.

MBC Grand Broadcasting has added 95.5 The Monkey and 103.9 The Planet on the FM dial.

“We have found a need in the marketplace,” said Dave Beck, general manager of MBC Grand. “These are exciting additions to the radio scene in the Grand Valley. Now MBC Grand can offer a wider variety of music to our listeners to create the best possible listening experience.”

The Monkey offers an oldies format with music from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, including hits by Creedance Clearwater Revival, Marvin Gaye, Elvis Presley and the Rolling Stones. The Planet offers an adult album alternative format featuring such artists as the Lumineers, Bob Marley and Dave Matthews Band. Both stations use local production and talent.

MBC Grand also operates 92.3 The Moose, Magic 93.1, 96.1 KSTR and 100.7 The Vault on the FM Dial as well as the 1100 KNZZ and 1340 The Team on AM. KNZZ and The Team also can be found on FM at 92.7 and 101.1, respectively.